Iftar Meal

Iftar is the meal eaten by Muslims when breaking their fast after sunset during Ramadan. Al Ras in Old Dubai is one of the most congested areas of the city but at sunset time during Ramadan, it transforms  into a quiet, peaceful place. Mosques, local communities, groups of neighbors, private businesses provide free meals every day for the…

The Butterfly House

The Butterfly House in Sharjah, United Arab Emirates is a rare treat for visitors to admire the winged beauties at close range and learn more about them from experts. Located on the Al Noor Island in Khalid Lagoon, the house is an unique attraction for visitors. It is home to around a dozen butterfly species,…

Desert Wildlife

The Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, DDCR, is a 225-square-kilometre (87 sq mi)  natural reserve in the emirate of Dubai. With the rapid development of the city as a major business centre in the Gulf,  Dubai recognised the need to preserve its unique and beautiful desert habitat, and the many threatened flora and fauna species within. This unique reserve was…